Franz HERGOVICH (Austria)


Structure: Austrian Music Export

Fonction: Project manager

Austrian Music Export is a common initiative of the Austrian Music Information Center mica music austria and the Austrian Music Fund in close cooperation with the organizers of the Austrian booths at international music trade fairs.
Austrian Music Export's aim is to be a service and resource center for exporters of contemporary Austrian music in all genres and aspects (recordings, live, synch, etc.). This includes providing access to information on Austrian artists and companies, building a substantial network of industry professionals and media, providing travel support and representing Austrian music at international trade shows, conferences and festivals. Austrian Music Export promotes international showcases of local artists and develops measures to strengthen international exploitation of Austrian repertoire by acting as a catalyst for export-oriented Austrian labels, agencies and artists.
Franz Hergovich was born in 1967 in Vienna. He works as project manager and curator of pop, rock and electronic music at mica music austria since 2008. Since 2011 he is the deputy managing director at mica and managing director of the MICA Music Promotion Agency GmbH. He has more than twenty years of experience in the music business. Between 1996 and 2008 he was head of national distribution at Soul Seduction Distribution. He has worked as a concert promoter for various locations in Vienna. Member of the IAMIC Board (International Association of Music Information Centres) since 2012, member of the export advisory board of the Austrian Music Fund, Secretary of EMO (European Music Office) since 2010. He is one of the initiators of Austrian Music Export and works  as project manager for AME since it's foundation in 2011.
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